About Fleassy Malay - Em Cee
Two times TEDx speaker and viral poet, Fleassy Malay is an Internationally renowned, evocative and powerful spoken word artist, writer and speaking coach. A global advocate for Women’s rights and a fierce voice for the power of authenticity and courage as a social change tool.
Founder and CEO of Melbourne’s acclaimed Women's Spoken Word event and Not For Profit organisation, Mother Tongue. A passionate, powerful, vulnerable and honest performer who's words, workshops and courses leave a profound impression.
A self-identified queer, erotic, spiritual, mother, she has a theatrical and yet deeply authentic performance style, renowned for captivating her audiences with depth, honesty, and humour.
In 2020, despite being in the Melbourne Lockdown, she published her book, Virago: A Poetic Maifesto, and was featured in Rhea Dempsey's latest publication, Beyond the Birth Plan.
In 2017 she published her book, Sex and God, and became the first women to represent Australia at the National Poetry Slam, USA. In 2018 her poem, Witches, went viral on International Women's Day with over one million views in 3 days, with 3.5 million views to date. She is currently working on her first non-fiction book.